General Election 2012
Police detectives are investigating an overnight burglary at the Seattle headquarters of the state Democratic Party.
In separate interviews, President Barack Obama and his challenger, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, discuss the election year’s hot button issues. Steve Kroft interviews Obama. Scott Pelley interviews Romney.
Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, paid $1.94 million in federal taxes on last year’s income of $13.7 million, for an effective tax rate of 14.1 percent, his campaign said Friday.
The grandson of former President Jimmy Carter says he persuaded the source who secretly taped Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at a fundraiser to release the full video to the media.
Bill O’Reilly, The host of Fox News Channel’s “The O’Reilly Factor” and Jon Stewart, the anchor of Comedy Central’s fake newscast “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” have announced they will clash in a debate dubbed “The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium.” The event will donate half of its profits to charity.
Republican Mitt Romney faced a new challenge Tuesday for saying Palestinians “have no interest” in peace with Israel, comments captured on newly released videotape of his private remarks to wealthy donors.
The Republican presidential nominee defined “middle-income” Friday as income of $200,000 to $250,000 a year and less.
President Barack Obama squeaked out a fundraising victory over Mitt Romney in August as the candidates gear up for the final stretch of their closely contested campaign.